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Talk about homemade tools and ideas for homemade tools in this forum. If you post any of your homemade tools, they'll be automatically added to the HomemadeTools.net directory of homemade tools, and credited to your username. Basic homemade tools and tips should go in the Basic Homemade Tools and Tips subforum.

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  1. Post your basic homemade tool builds in here, as well as your tool tips and techniques. These can be basic tools and tips from beginner or advanced tool builders.

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    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. home made long reach clamp

    Started by jason andrews, Dec 12, 2018 11:38 PM
    clamp, tools
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,867
    Dec 16, 2018, 10:32 PM Go to last post
  2. Lightbulb DIY Voltmeter Rechargeable

    Started by Lahis, Dec 13, 2018 07:33 PM
    dc voltmeter, diy. homemade voltmeter, multimeter, voltmeter
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 972
    Dec 16, 2018, 10:26 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: very modified harbor freight mini lathe

    Started by -Q-, Dec 9, 2018 10:39 PM
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  4. Heisz wooden bar clamp

    Started by Sussertown, Dec 15, 2018 06:37 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 575
    Dec 16, 2018, 01:17 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Swage Block substitute.

    Started by Yamez-IMF, Dec 14, 2018 11:04 AM
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  6. Adjustable Carriage Feed Stop for my Hobbymat

    Started by Bullet500, Dec 15, 2018 06:13 AM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 07:38 AM Go to last post
  7. Moved: One man Ceiling board holder

    Started by garage nut, Dec 15, 2018 12:41 AM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  8. How to make an original, clamp

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Dec 14, 2018 03:41 AM
    clamp, handmade, homemade, how to make, tool
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,336
    Dec 15, 2018, 06:37 AM Go to last post
  9. Taper cleaners /wipers for Morse tapers

    Started by MeJasonT, Dec 13, 2018 12:54 PM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 06:28 AM Go to last post
  10. Moved: DIY General Bandsaw blade guides

    Started by Nomad Boatbuilding, Dec 11, 2018 11:52 PM
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  11. Tuyeres

    Started by Philip Davies, Dec 12, 2018 06:04 AM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 06:05 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Making A Grooving Tool

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 5, 2018 04:32 PM
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  13. Moved: Lathe drive center and soldering pick

    Started by Dimitris Polychronis, Dec 10, 2018 12:40 PM
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  14. Moved: 4-station tailstock turret

    Started by threesixesinarow, Nov 22, 2018 11:38 AM
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  15. Thumbs up Homemade Simple Hand Press

    Started by liberal, Dec 11, 2018 07:10 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,651
    Dec 13, 2018, 06:25 AM Go to last post
  16. Making a chisel from volcanic rock and steel

    Started by Make Things, Dec 11, 2018 04:39 AM
    chisel homemade rocks
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 13, 2018, 06:13 AM Go to last post
  17. Splash guard..

    Started by Tuomas, Dec 11, 2018 02:51 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 979
    Dec 13, 2018, 06:09 AM Go to last post
  18. Lightbulb Automatic Water Tap

    Started by Lahis, Dec 11, 2018 12:13 AM
    automated water tap, automatic, control valve, water tap
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,385
    Dec 13, 2018, 06:05 AM Go to last post
  19. Moved: Router jig for cutting dovetail and box joints

    Started by starkw1, Nov 30, 2018 08:55 AM
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